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Brad Ausmus has neither managed nor coached in the big leagues in three seasons since his 18-year playing career ended. On Monday, he was at Comerica Park, talking about why his first shot should be at the helm of Detroit.Upvote Share Tweet
Not long after accepting his second consecutive Hank Aaron Award as the American League's top offensive performer, Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera said Sunday that he will have surgery to repair a left groin tear that hobbled him during the latter p…Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Updated Oct 28, 2013The White Sox have called a news conference for 11 a.m. CT on Tuesday at U.S. Cellular Field to officially announce the signing of free-agent first baseman Jose Abreu at a reported six-year, $68-million deal.Upvote Share Tweet
Winter League roundup: Aguilar powers CaracasMLB.com Updated Oct 28, 2013Jesus Aguilar, the Indians' No. 17 prospect, played the hero role for Caracas when he slammed his sixth home run of the season in the bottom of the eighth inning to help Caracas to a 5-3 win over Zulia on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Derrick Rose's return to the Chicago Bulls is one worth watchingOct 28Taking down a defending champion requires a special kind of player. Come Tuesday night in Miami, we'll see whether Derrick Rose is that player, writes Michael Wilbon.
Matthew Stafford Comes of AgeOct 28Two months down, two to go. Time flies when you’re having fun. The Lions had some fun Sunday, and the resurgent Staffords will lead the column … but some headlines first: • Mike Pouncey might want to get lawyered up. As Pete Thamel and Greg A. Bedard re…